Roger Martin du Gard
Born: 23 March 1881, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Died: 22 August 1958, Bellême, France
Residence at the time of the award: France
Prize motivation: "for the artistic power and truth with which he has depicted human conflict as well as some fundamental aspects of contemporary life in his novel-cycle Les Thibault"
Prize share: 1/1